We had a discussion last spring in LIS 5033 regarding the ethical implications of accepting donations from certain funding sources. I mentioned seeing an article in the Tulsa World some years ago about the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, and a donation they received from the owner of several strip clubs.
I can’t seem to link to the webpage, but here’s the bibliographical info:
Topless-bar mogul joins breast cancer fight
Makes for an interesting case study in the fundraising world…